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Asterisk*** VS 4b

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[Approaching the crescent ledge on Asterisk, 3 kb]No description has been contributed for this climb.

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PUBLIC LOGBOOKS
This climb is in 259 logbooks, and on 19 wishlists.

Wizzy - Lead O/S - 12/Oct/13

alice_l - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/13 with David, Oli Mentz

daveoverton - 2nd O/S - 12/Oct/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - Oct/13

morsy - Lead - 14/Sep/13 with peter berwick

Pete23 - 2nd - 14/Sep/13 with Stephen Mors

Hidden - Lead - 24/Aug/13

Adi Hooper - 2nd - 19/Aug/13 with Jacek

dakidunn - Lead - 10/Aug/13 with John Armstrong

Klingon - 2nd - 10/Aug/13 with Nimble, Capt Kirk

johang - Lead O/S - 27/Jul/13 with hugh jordan

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 22/Jul/13

Phill Mitch - 2nd O/S - 21/Jul/13 with bleggs

Koon - 2nd O/S - 20/Jul/13 with IainMcF

Very pleasant. HS?
JohnHutch - 2nd - 15/Jul/13 with MG

Hidden - 2nd - 12/Jul/13

Hidden - 2nd - 07/Jul/13

sparkass - Lead O/S - 06/Jul/13 with Thomas Airnes and Maila Gurung

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 25/Jun/13 with Cath Sullivan

Ken Taylor - Lead O/S - 25/Jun/13 with Steve Livingston

Proper rain.
Rachel Somerville - 2nd rpt - 20/Jun/13 with Cal

Hidden - 2nd - 16/Jun/13

Shaw Brown - Lead - 16/Jun/13 with Judith Neaves

keithlambley - Lead rpt - 03/Jun/13 with Tricia G

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/13

Good lead Justin. My hands were frozen and had trouble following.
Dave Mahon - 2nd O/S - 25/May/13 with Justin Sharpe, Ben Knudson

pie_eater_pete - AltLd O/S - May/13

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Oct/12

Liam Ingram - Lead O/S - 07/Oct/12 with Sophia, Mary Leese

maryleese - 2nd - 07/Oct/12 with Liam Ingram

Good warm up for the F route shame somebody was on the NW arete. Still great route to climb with bommer gear and jugs all the way up. deffo recommended!
JanBella - Lead O/S - 06/Sep/12 with matt

tsjx - 2nd - 03/Sep/12 with John Mc

Tim Rodgers - Lead - 11/Aug/12 with Mike Lea

chrisallan - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/12

kato'sdad - 2nd - 02/Aug/12 with Laurence ex. KMC

Lovely! Not as steep as I was expecting from the guide book, where it's graded MVS.
BelleVedere - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/12

nakedave - 2nd - 20/Jun/12

Laurence Cowton - 2nd - 12/Jun/12 with Tom

GuyM - 10/Jun/12 with Duncan Sherratt

chrishedgehog - Lead O/S - 10/Jun/12 with Kieran Myles

Hoyes - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/12 with Simon C

moose ridd - Lead - 26/May/12 with Jason, M.Sadler

jason - 2nd - 26/May/12 with moose ridd

Liam Martin - 2nd O/S - 24/May/12 with Gary Brumwell

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/May/12

Rob Laird - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/12

Martin Bagshaw - 2nd O/S - 07/Apr/12 with Rob Laird

climbingpixie - 2nd - 11/Mar/12 with Andy

Hidden - 2012

Callum Anderson - 2012

Hidden - 2012

Narked4fun - 2012

Hidden - Lead rpt - 13/Nov/11

Hidden - Lead O/S - Nov/11

Tightsgirl - Lead - 28/Sep/11 with Pete Staves

Tom Keaveny - Lead O/S - 15/Sep/11 with Olly Roberts

jonnie3430 - Lead O/S - 31/Aug/11 with Prakesh

Hidden - 2nd - 29/Jul/11

Hidden - 24/Jul/11

Lovely rock
clairepoppett - 2nd O/S - 12/Jul/11 with John F

ceaddiso - 2nd - 11/Jul/11 with Conan

Hidden - Lead - 03/Jul/11

Hidden - 2nd - 03/Jul/11

J1PEF - Lead - 02/Jul/11 with beds

erica - 2nd - 02/Jul/11 with Laura J

done before, peff lead
beds74 - Lead - 02/Jul/11 with Jon Peffer

ads - Lead - 02/Jul/11

Lee Sheard - 2nd rpt - 24/Jun/11 with alan bates

Conan - Lead - 11/Jun/11 with Clare A

Hidden - 2nd - 04/Jun/11

shaun walby - Lead O/S - 04/Jun/11 with Neil R

Hidden - Lead - May/11

Brilliant route, although undergraded
Ceridwen - 2nd O/S - 30/Apr/11 with Matt Hot rock, Richard Hot Rock

AndyFunnell - Lead - 30/Apr/11 with Matt Robinson

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/Apr/11

ClimberJimmyB - Lead O/S - 27/Apr/11 with Dan Matthewman

PeteCheung - Lead - 23/Apr/11 with Ian

oliverk - Lead - 09/Apr/11 with John

Hidden - 2nd - 08/Apr/11

Hidden - 2nd - 19/Mar/11

Excellent route. Exposed and well protected. Easier than NW Arete.
DaveAtkinson - Lead - Mar/11 with M.Lawton

Hidden - 2011

Chris Nash - Lead - 2011

NickJH - 2011

Hidden - 2011

Hidden - 2nd - 09/Oct/10

barney_edin - Lead - 09/Oct/10 with Eddie

thomasaneurinsmith - Lead - 09/Oct/10 with Emily Tickle Edwards, Katherine Torr

nakedave - 2nd - 08/Oct/10

Hidden - Oct/10

Adam1973 - 2nd rpt - 26/Sep/10 with Ann S

Ann S - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/10 with Adam

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 04/Sep/10

simon1965 - Lead O/S - 04/Sep/10 with dom

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/10

Hidden - Lead - 31/Jul/10

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 31/Jul/10 with Dartfrog

pleasant and good choice for a showery and blustery day
Shuttsie - 2nd - 25/Jul/10 with Andrea Sales

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 03/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead O/S - 03/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead - Jul/10

Hidden - 2nd - 27/Jun/10

daveclarke5 - 2nd O/S - 26/Jun/10 with Andy

Lee Sheard - AltLd O/S - 16/Jun/10 with James Baughan

tomhull - Lead rpt - 16/Jun/10 with Liam Lonsdale

AndyT1151 - 2nd - 14/Jun/10

alisonk - 2nd - 09/May/10 with Martin

MT led
JGW - 2nd - May/10 with Matt Tilley, Ali Gurney

Hidden - 2nd - May/10

VS my dick.
Will Hunt - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Duncan Kaye

stemill - Lead - 24/Apr/10 with Graham

DKaye - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10 with Will Hunt

Calder - 2nd - 24/Apr/10 with Ste

jimstanton - Lead - 24/Apr/10 with Jen

joe_lancs - 2nd O/S - 24/Apr/10

Matthew Robinson - Lead O/S - 2010

Hidden - 2010

Adam1973 - 2nd O/S - 27/Sep/09 with Martin

Nexonen - Lead O/S - 26/Sep/09 with Heather

Hardonicus - 2nd O/S - 12/Sep/09

Alex Thompson - Lead O/S - 12/Sep/09 with Anton, Haydn Martin

Hidden - Lead - 12/Sep/09

RebekahD - 2nd - 12/Sep/09 with Andy Nisbet

Adi Hooper - Lead - 09/Aug/09 with Dave Rogers

Hidden - AltLd - 08/Aug/09

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Aug/09

Little B - 2nd O/S - 07/Aug/09 with Simon

Hidden - Lead - 03/Aug/09

tomhull - Lead - 08/Jul/09 with matt harris

Conan - 2nd rpt - 02/Jul/09 with Philippa Reader

Hidden - Lead - Jul/09

Rachel Somerville - 2nd O/S - 27/Jun/09 with Ali Wood

Rog Wilko - Lead - 26/Jun/09 with Debbie Wilkinson & Pete Nugent

Neil Pacey - Lead rpt - 23/Jun/09 with Tanya Savage

Tanya Savage - Lead - 23/Jun/09 with Neil Pacey

Hidden - Lead - 23/Jun/09

Conan - Lead O/S - 13/Jun/09 with Joanne Larty

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/09

I led to the cresent slab then Simon to the top. A great lim
jayme - AltLd O/S - 12/Jun/09 with Simon Raven

Hidden - Lead - 02/Jun/09

Hidden - Lead - 01/Jun/09

Hidden - AltLd - Jun/09

Bennykr - Lead O/S - 30/May/09 with JB

Jillybean - 2nd - 30/May/09 with Ben

Hidden - 2nd - 24/May/09

tinyali - 2nd O/S - 24/May/09 with Rob Middleton

Fantastic. All the gear you could possibly wish for.
Tanya Savage - Lead - 12/Apr/09 with Neil Pacey

Neil Pacey - 2nd O/S - 12/Apr/09 with Tanya Savage

mikemartin - Lead - 03/Apr/09

Hidden - 2nd - Apr/09

cavemancolumbus - 2nd - Mar/09 with Tom

Martin McPhillie - 2nd O/S - Feb/09 with Simon Lindsell

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - 2009

beaumap - AltLd - 2009 with Peter Camp

Hidden - 2009

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2009

Seymore Butt - 2009

simonfife - 2nd rpt - 28/Sep/08 with David Parkinson

Hidden - Lead O/S - 28/Sep/08

first lead after breaking my wrist
simonfife - Lead O/S - 24/Sep/08 with Roger Wilkinson

Rog Wilko - 2nd - 24/Sep/08 with Simon Fife

Calder - Lead O/S - 20/Sep/08 with Dave Connelly

Hidden - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/08

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 08/Aug/08

mickJ - Lead - 28/Jul/08 with paul r

IanJackson - Solo O/S - 13/Jul/08

sgl - Solo O/S - 13/Jun/08

dashitboarder - 2nd - 08/Jun/08 with Dad

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 26/May/08

GrantB - Lead - 17/May/08

beaumap - 10/May/08

no nasties here
rayash - 2nd - 08/May/08 with martinlancaster

Hidden - Lead O/S - Apr/08

Andy S - 2nd O/S - Feb/08 with Harri

daveagriff - Lead - 2008

Hidden - 2008

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 2008

Hidden - 2008

troutbeck - Solo - 21/Dec/07

Hidden - Lead - 30/Sep/07

Dave Wearing - 2nd - 30/Sep/07 with Bedspring.

Swotson - 2nd O/S - 30/Sep/07 with Ian Athroll

Hidden - Lead O/S - 08/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/07

Abi Chard - Lead O/S - Sep/07 with Ian

dustbuddy - 2nd O/S - 26/Aug/07

howlingbaboon - Lead O/S - 09/Aug/07 with Chris FitzHugh

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 24/Jul/07

bullwinkle - Lead O/S - 24/Jul/07 with John, Abbi

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 26/Jun/07 with Annette

net - 2nd - 26/Jun/07 with Pete M

joe larner - 2nd - 05/May/07

kevd200 - Apr/07

Chriswallis2 - Lead O/S - 11/Sep/06

Right underneath a popular absail point so not to be recommended on a busy day (like this one). Tends to rely on arms alot at the top.
Gybebunny - 2nd - 09/Sep/06 with Deborah

ChrisBrooke - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/06 with John Inkpen

Hidden - Jun/06

Hidden - Lead - Jun/06

Hidden - Solo - Apr/06

jim robertson - 2006

stewart murray - 2006

Shaw Brown - 2nd - 11/Sep/05 with peter metcalfe

Peter Metcalfe - Lead - 11/Sep/05 with Shaw Brown

Hidden - Lead - 04/Sep/05

chris sm - Lead - Aug/05 with Pippa Froggatt

Hidden - Lead - Aug/05

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Jul/05

Hidden - Lead O/S - 09/Jul/05

Hidden - 2nd - 24/Jun/05

The Bad Cough - Lead O/S - 11/Jun/05 with Paul Sambrooks

GPN - 2nd - May/05 with Paul James

Hidden - Lead O/S - 2005

nakedave - AltLd O/S - Aug/04

John Brayshaw - Lead rpt - 13/Jun/04 with Chris

BenTiffin - Lead - May/04 with Gareth Field

Trobbo - Lead O/S - 02/Sep/03 with mark humphries

colin milton - Lead - 18/May/03 with steve shuttleworth

mjeffery - 2003

seanyt - 2nd - May/02

ACB Smith - 2002 with wretched

Hidden - Lead - 27/Jul/01

keith leonard - 2001 with mum

zero six - Lead O/S - 2000

kato'sdad - Lead - 28/Aug/99 with Rob Simpson

RobSimmo - AltLd O/S - Aug/99 with Jon Berry

John Brayshaw - AltLd O/S - 20/Sep/98 with Chris

babymoac - Lead - 30/Aug/98 with Colin CCCC

five - Lead O/S - May/97 with CH, TW

SimonN - Lead - 31/May/95

Dave Westby - 1995 with Rob Lewis

whispering nic - Jul/91 with Ali W

Pete Pozman - Lead O/S - 1991 with John Byrne

Hammy - AltLd - 25/May/90 with Andy Coleman

johnkeith - 1990

Iain Thow - Lead - 15/Oct/88 with Liz Jolley

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/Apr/88

Hammy - AltLd - 20/May/87 with Penny Excel

mikej - Lead - 15/Sep/86 with Mike Byles

Guy - 1986

John Marsland - 2nd - 29/Sep/85 with Tony Rex

keefe - 06/Jul/85

johnny20whales - 2nd - 04/Jul/85

Andy Say - Lead - 22/Jul/84

mark-abz - Lead - 26/May/84 with Walter P

Babika - Lead O/S - May/84 with Brillo

Hammy - Lead - 30/Jun/82 with Pete Smith

ewar woowar - 1982

Ghastly Rubberfeet - Solo - 1980

Hidden - 2nd - 05/Mar/77

Paula Hamilton-Gibson - AltLd - 1976 with Nick Keekus

Falko - Lead O/S - 28/Jun/75 with Al W.

It was easier in those days (severe I think).
Rog Wilko - Lead - Sep/71

Hidden - AltLd O/S - 08/Aug/71

Gordon Stainforth - Lead - 06/Jul/71 with Tim James

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 05/Jul/69 with Jim Worthington

Dave Musgrove - AltLd - 01/Jul/67 with Jim Worthington, Bob Knapton

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Voting
Total votes cast 120
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HVS0 of 40
easy HVS0 of 40
hard VS0 of 40
VS4 of 40
easy VS26 of 40
hard HS9 of 40
HS1 of 40
easy HS0 of 40
hard 4c0 of 40
4c0 of 40
easy 4c0 of 40
hard 4b1 of 40
4b34 of 40
easy 4b4 of 40
hard 4a1 of 40
4a0 of 40
easy 4a0 of 40
3 Stars23 of 40
2 Stars17 of 40
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Style of ascent

Soloed5 of 259 (1.9%)
Lead119 of 259 (45.9%)
Followed85 of 259 (32.8%)
Alt Leads19 of 259 (7.3%)
Unknown31 of 259 (12.0%)

'Climbed'155 of 259 (59.8%)
clean O/S94 of 259 (36.3%)
clean rpt10 of 259 (3.9%)